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Energy Loans Likely to Cause Further Losses for Big Banks

By Ken Sweet | Feb 7
The nation's six largest banks have hit an oil slick: They have tens of billions of dollars of exposure to risky energy loans that won't all be paid back because low oil prices have sapped the profits of oil companies.

Tattoos, Martial Arts and Poker? Casinos Wooing Millennials

By Philip Marcelo | Feb 6
Casinos worried that millennials aren't getting into traditional gambling like their parents and grandparents are bringing in tattoo studios, mixed martial arts competitions and other offbeat attractions to attract a younger clientele.

Burberry to Allow Online Clothes Buying Right Off Runway

Feb 5
Luxury retailer Burberry says it will combine its menswear and womenswear catwalk shows into a single presentation twice a year and allow buyers to purchase items right off the runway.

Yahoo to Cut 1,700 Workers As CEO Tries to Save Her Own Job

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 5
Yahoo is laying off about 1,700 employees and shedding some of its excess baggage in a shake-up likely to determine whether CEO Marissa Mayer can save her own job.

Chipotle Says Criminal Investigation Widens, Sales Plunge

By Candice Choi | Feb 5
The E. coli outbreak that was linked to Chipotle restaurants may be over, but the burrito chain's indigestion continues.

Alphabet Comes Before Apple As World's Most Valuable Company

By Michael Liedtke | Feb 4
Alphabet now comes before Apple atop the list of the world's most valuable companies.

Where Store Returns Are Re-sold

Feb 4
Many items returned to retail sellers like Amazon or Home Depot do not end up back on the stores' shelves or websites

Indiana Business Fears Fallout From Gay Rights Failure

By Brian Slodysko and Aric Chokey | Feb 3
Indiana corporate leaders warned that the failure of the Republican-controlled Legislature to enact a law protecting gay, lesbian and bisexual people from discrimination could rebound on business.

Super Bowl Ads This Year Might Be a Snooze

By Mae Anderson | Feb 3
No GoDaddy. Not a bikini in sight. Service messages instead of crotch or fart jokes. As the Super Bowl turns 50 and faces middle age, will this be the year that advertisers stick to - gasp - good taste?

Americans are Packing Classes on How to Survive a Shooting

By Andrew Welsh-Huggins | Feb 2
Study your surroundings. Find exits. Identify makeshift weapons. Americans are gleaning those tips and others as they pack classes on how to react to and survive a shooting.

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